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Wikimania 2019: Closing Session - Jimmy Wales and Katherine Maher on the Future of the Wikimedia Movement;

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program Farhad Fatkullin – 2018 Wikimedian of the Year; Jimmy Wales, announcing the 2019 winner; Katherine Maher – Wikimedia Foundation…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

The role of free knowledge in advancing the SDGs - Katherine Maher, Executive Director of the Wikimedia Foundation

Katherine Maher Executive Director, Wikimedia Foundation Principles shared between the SDGs and the Wikimedia movement and our goals for 2030

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - Wikimedian in Residence Ewan McAndrew at #altc - Sessions A-063, A-168, A-174

For more details about this and other conference session visit https://altc.alt.ac.uk/2019/programme Session DescriptionWorking with Wikipedia in the curriculum helps students to “think…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019 in Stockholm: Welcome session & keynote by Michael Peter Edson, Museum for the United Nations

Michael Peter EdsonCo-Founder, the Museum for the United Nations – UN Live Share your story about the SDGs https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 22nd, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Wikicite 2018 - Keynote: Wikimedia as the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge

Executive Director of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation Katherine Maher keynoted WikiCite 2018 with her talk on: Wikimedia as the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge. …

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 22nd, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Wikidata, Wikibase, & a federated ecosystem of knowledge - Dario Taraborelli, Daniel Mietchen

Over the past several years, interest in leveraging Wikidata as an open knowledge base has been growing in areas ranging from cultural heritage institutions and libraries to research and technology…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons - Sandra Fauconnier at WikidataCon 2017

Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons: what's coming, and how to be involved. Sandra Fauconnier sfauconnier@wikimedia.org The Wikimedia Foundation and WMDE are currently working to integrate…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Wikidata: State of the Project - Lydia Pintscher at WikidataCon 2017

Wikidata: State of the Project Lydia Pintscher lydia.pintscher@wikimedia.de Abstract Wikidata is turning 5 years old. A lot has happened since it started as an empty wiki with no items, properties…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 6th, 2017 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Import books from Internet Archive to Wikisource

Wikisource volunteer, Sam Wilson, demonstrates how to import texts from the Internet Archive on to Wikisource, Wikimedia's hyperlinked free digital library. Using the IA Upload tool to get a…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Wikimania 2017 - Is Wikipedia ready for videos?

Is Wikipedia ready for videos? Itzik Edri, Israel. On July 2016, Wikimedia Israel, announced a new cooperation with the Israeli News Company, which produces the primetime news program on…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Wikimania 2017 - GLAM afternoon session

Wikimania 2017 - Day 2, GLAM afternoon session Small GLAMs: opportunities & possibilities of working together with small cultural heritage institutions Michelle van Lanschot (Mtmlan84) - …

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Wikimedia 2030 - What is the future we want to build together?

What is the future we want to build together? In early 2017, a movement-wide discussion will begin to define Wikimedia's future role in the world and develop a collaborative strategy to fulfill…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Wikidemocracy: How We Can Save Free Speech, Privacy, and Democratic Values

Wikidemocracy: How We Can Save Free Speech, Privacy, and Democratic Values Susan N. Herman, the President of the American Civil Liberties Union. Susan N. Herman was elected President of the…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Wikimedia 2030 - movement strategy

Katherine Maher the Executive Director of the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit organization that supports Wikipedia and its sister projects, in conversation with Christophe “schiste”…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Wikimania 2017 - Lightning talks

Wikimania 2017 - Day 3, 11am Lightning talks https://wikimania2017.wikimedia.org/wiki/Lightning_talks Moderator: Léna Integration of Wikidata into Wikivoyage Let's Take the…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Using Wikidata on Wikimedia Commons and Stuctured Commons: what changes are coming?

Wikimania 2017 - Day 2, Wikidata sessions, morning New Frontier: Using Wikidata on Commons Author of the submission: Jarek Tuszynski aka Jarekt In May 2016, a longstanding feature of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0